French cricket


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French cricket

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(Team Sports, other than specified) a child's game resembling cricket, in which the batsman's legs are used as the wicket
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To perform as Stokes did, to treat a high-pressure environment as if he were playing French cricket with his kids on the beach, was beyond comprehension.
We flew kites, made dens, climbed trees (and fell out of them), played football, cricket, rounders and French cricket, and made mud pies.
ICC representatives, the French Sports Ministry, French administration and French cricket clubs also took active part in making the championship a resounding success.
delegation of French Cricket Association that called on him
But the Aussies destroyed England 5-0 in the last Ashes Down Under and have pretty much dominated all forms of the game since, not including French cricket.
"And who I am?" explains the omniscient narrator in the prologue, "I am nothing more than the air that passed through these homes, lingering in the verandas where husbands and wives revisited their days I am the road itself, upon whose bosom the children played French cricket with their knees locked together To tell a story about divergent lives, the storyteller must be everything and nothing.
From there on in, the stranded foursome continued in the same jocular vein which saw them endure being bound in fog, menaced by wildlife, cut off from the world, trying their hand at French cricket and arguing over an emergency sausage, all while failing miserably to maintain their middle class dignity.
From there on the stranded foursome continued in the same jocular vein which saw them endure being fogbound, menaced by wildlife, cut off from the world, trying their hand at French cricket and arguing over an emergency sausage, all while failing miserably to maintain their middle class dignity.
Menaced by wildlife and cut off from the world, this middle class exercise turns into a carnival of recriminations, French cricket and emergency sausages.
Cameron raised a few laughs at a gathering of Conservative Friends of India when he talked about his shock at finding his wife, Samantha, playing French cricket in the grounds of Chequers with a bat that had been signed for him by Tendulkar.